Bay Area based Poet / Hip Hop artist, Chris Arima has been honing his skills on the mic since he was 13 years old.

“Inspirational” and “authentic” are the words that come out most often when listening to his music and poetry.

His overall style has been described as “new school with an old school vibe.” Bringing a very versatile voice and a beautiful tone with a hint of roughness associated to it. Striving to carry a message that always embodies authenticity, and touches on a soul level.

Chris Arima is also a lifelong Martial Artist and Entrepreneur.

Inspired by the likes of Tupac Shakur all the way to Rickson Gracie, Chris Arima’s mission is to touch and inspire people through deep and thought-provoking art.